Finding Peace | About Islam
Home > Reading Islam > Finding Peace

How to Keep the Heart Alive?

How to Keep the Heart Alive?

How do we say ‘I love my job more than Allah’? When I see I’m going to make more profit by selling alcohol I go ahead and sell alcohol. When I see I’m taking an interest or dealing with interest or interest-bearing loan, I do it.

Read More »

Rejoice the Bounty of Allah

Rejoice the Bounty of Allah

Even if what we are given is little, we should not exhaust ourselves spiritually and emotionally in the pursuit of wealth and in the incessant competition with those who may have more than us. A little wealth that suffices our needs is far better that an abundance of wealth accompanied by avarice and discontent.

Read More »

The Quran Speaks of Happiness

The Quran Speaks of Happiness

The contentment and openness of the heart are aspects of happiness which are achieved through keeping up the remembrance of Allah and through following the guidance of Islam. Total and perfect happiness is achieved through true devotion in worship to Allah, salvation from Hell, and admission to Paradise in the Hereafter.

Read More »

Searching for Spirituality in Prayer?

Searching for Spirituality in Prayer?

Too many of us have sadly become slaves to the habit of praying, doing so in a mechanical and thoughtless manner, and it's this thoughtlessness which differentiates those who have grasped the concept of complete submission to those who yes have submitted and prayed but have let their thoughts wonder elsewhere.

Read More »

Why is Allah Testing Me?

Why is Allah Testing Me?

Don’t become depressed to the degree that you begin to question Allah. People say: “Why is Allah testing me? Why? He doesn’t like me” Well if that’s the case, He didn’t like anyone on earth because everyone is tested. Even Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), who is the most beloved to Allah...

Read More »

Why is My Dua Delayed?

Why is My Dua Delayed?

We often times feel, "I’ve been making du’a and my du’a is not being answered. Allah is not hearing my du’a, or Allah is not answering my du’a. I feel like it’s not working... And sometimes when I feel that way then I want to give up."...

Read More »

A Sign of an Accepted Repentance

A Sign of an Accepted Repentance

You should hope and expect that Inshallah Allah will indeed forgive me and the sign for this is that you live a better life after repentance than you did before your repentance. This is the sign. If you have been a sinner for a number of years, and then you repent, the future after that repentance should be a better future...

Read More »

4 Steps to Boost Dhikr

4 Steps to Boost Dhikr

Prayer after Prayer, you should recite these beautiful words. And beyond that, remind yourself as much as you can and throughout the day, especially as you expect something to happen, or not to happen, that everything happens only as He commands, and by His permission.

Read More »

find out more!